International animal welfarecharity The Donkey Sanctuary islaunching The ClinicalCompanion of the Donkey, the revised version of The Professional Handbook of the Donkey, which hasbeen the definitive text for clinicians and professionals working in donkeymedicine or surgery for over twenty years.
Now in an easy-to-read andeasy-to-navigate format over its 360 pages, this updated paperback includescurrent and extra information in a bid to improve the health and welfare ofdonkeys worldwide by sharing knowledge and providing further education. Without covering the same groundas other excellent textbooks, TheClinical Companion of the Donkey concentrates on those differencesin the equine species that are specific to the donkey.
A new chapter on donkey behaviourhas been included, as this is fundamental to understanding this unique animaland the presentation of clinical signs and requirements for handling, nursingand treatment. Technical colour illustrations have been included usingimages from the extensive libraries at TheDonkey Sanctuary, as well as those private collections that belong tocontributors.
This book will also be available as translated versions over thefollowing months.
Created with heart and keen intelligence, The Clinical Companion of the Donkey has allthe attributes of the animal it aims to aid, and will surely be the textbook ofprofessionals involved with donkeys for years to come.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 360 pages
- Publisher: Troubador Publishing
- Publication Date: 28/04/2018
- Category: Equine veterinary medicine
- ISBN: 9781789013900